Shunpike: The Business of Art

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Storefronts

ABOUT THE STOREFRONTS PROGRAM

In 2010, an innovative consortium of city and neighborhood organizations inaugurated the Storefronts program in Seattle’s Pioneer Square and International District neighborhoods. The initiative sought to address high vacancy rates  and vanishing artist spaces in these neighborhoods by activating empty storefronts with vibrant local art and creative projects.

Now a core program of Shunpike, Storefronts continues to support our creative community and our urban neighborhoods and businesses by providing opportunities for artists to do what they do best – create dynamic, engaging works that reach out to passersby, activate our built environment, and function as an incubator for our arts ecology, entrepreneurial projects, and urban revitalization.

Visit the Storefronts Seattle Website: HERE

The next call for Storefront Artists will be October 19, 2018.